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The Old Courthouse

) #3 of 12 Restaurants in Newport ₹₹₹₹ American
30 Main St, Newport, NH 03773-1515
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
10 Apr 2017
“Lovely Food, Wonderful Service, Relaxing Meal! Worth the Trip!”
27 Nov 2016
“Lovely evening”
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30 Main St, Newport, NH 03773-1515
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Reviews (33)
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

This was our first time here and it won't be the last. I started out with the crabcakes, small but delicious. I then had the scallops, fresh and nicely prepared, the vegetables on the side were excellent. For dessert I had the banana cream pie,...More

Thank BaysideConnecticut
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We had never eaten at The Courthouse and we were pleasantly surprise. The food was delicious and our waitress was delightful and interesting. We put it on our list to try again! Ann

Thank Ann S
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Nice to find a place that is an upgrade from "fast casual". Lovely setting, quiet and good food. Bacon jam on the steak was a hit, as were the empanadas.

1  Thank LG58
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lunch at The Old Courthouse was a component of a recent one-day bus tour. Our 40 guests loved the atmosphere, the cuisine, the service. Our menu offered three entrée choices: Sea Scallops - N Y Strip Steak - Almond encrusted Chicken Breast. All three were...More

2  Thank oldenewengland
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped in early on a Friday night on a whim and so glad we did. Elegance without being snobbish. Wonderful service and excellent food in a beautiful old building. If you get the opportunity spend a couple hours and order a bottle of wine and...More

1  Thank Laura M
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

We have dined at The Old Courthouse numerous times in the past years and always have an outstanding experience. Creative menu, great preparation, delicious food, friendly and efficient service in a historic setting.

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

The Old Courthouse has established itself, over many years of reliably superior cuisine and presentation, as a go-to restaurant in the Newport/Lake Sunapee region for special occasions or just a casual meal in a classy, comfortable (and somewhat quieter) atmosphere. Sunday Brunch is an especially...More

2  Thank PolarBear73
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The Old Courthouse are Polish food when we went so we got to try ethic food. We did enjoy it and the service is always great.

1  Thank Sheila D
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Great chef that has been there since the beginning. Great old brick courthouse turned into a restaurant owned by the same friendly people for 19 years. Classy and elegant atmosphere . Fresh fruit and pastries . Quiches, spiral ham Omelet cooked to order , creme...More

1  Thank Maureen G
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Food might be good but the meals seem to sit under a heater or something and they are dry when they arrive at your table. It is too bad because the staff really wants to please.

Thank momoqt
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Main St, Newport, NH 03773-1515
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 603-863-8360
  • E-mail